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724 Possible Causes for Hydrocephalus, Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus

  • Choroid Plexus Papilloma

    We report a rare case of CPP manifesting with typical symptoms of normal-pressure hydrocephalus rather than obstructive hydrocephalus.[] The four types of hydrocephalus are communicating, noncommunicating, ex vacuo, and normal pressure.[] Infants with acute hydrocephalus often present with nonspecific neurological signs, and cystic choroid plexus papilloma (CPP) is a very rare cause of acute obstructive hydrocephalus[]

  • Hydrocephalus

    Hydrocephalus requires regular and long term follow-up.[] About normal pressure hydrocephalus Normal pressure hydrocephalus is a brain disorder in which excess cerebrospinal fluid accumulates in the brain’s ventricles, which are[] Untreated hydrocephalus may result in death.[]

  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus

    […] low pressure hydrocephalus HYDROCEPHALUS, NORMAL-PRESSURE Chronic adult hydrocephalus NPH symptomatic hydrocephalus[] Normal pressure hydrocephalus may occur due to secondary causes or may be idiopathic.[] See separate Hydrocephalus article. Epidemiology The condition occurs mainly in elderly patients.[]

  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage

    BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Hydrocephalus is a frequent complication following subarachnoid hemorrhage.[] Hydrocephalus-cont. • Chronic hydrocephalus may develop weeks to months after SAH and present as normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH) manifested by gait difficulty, incontinence[] […] improve when treated for hydrocephalus (do not lower pressure to less than 15 mm Hg, however).[]

  • Communicating Hydrocephalus

    In the communicating hydrocephalus, there is a lack of reabsorption of CSF.[] Continued What Causes Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus?[] We discuss communicating hydrocephalus in the current article, and the subsequent article deals with noncommunicating hydrocephalus. Copyright 2016 Elsevier Inc.[]

  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus

    […] which case the term obstructive hydrocephalus is used.[] Continued What Causes Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus?[] Intraventricular cysts or arachnoiditis usually cause hydrocephalus in neurocysticercosis but craniocervical junction cysts causing obstructive hydrocephalus are rare.[]

  • Meningeal Tuberculosis

    A spinal tap may also be done to establish the diagnosis of normal pressure hydrocephalus.[] The management of hydrocephalus can include medical therapy with dehydrating agents and steroids for patients in good grades and those with communicating hydrocephalus.[] Article Access Statistics Viewed 31058 Printed 373 Emailed 25 PDF Downloaded 1730 Comments Hydrocephalus is one of the most common complications of TBM.[]

  • Binswanger Disease

    pressure hydrocephalus (INPH) using diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI).[] […] cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) markers of demyelination (sulphatide) and axonal degeneration [neurofilament triplet protein (NFL)] in a large series of patients with normal pressure hydrocephalus[] Subcortical arteriosclerotic encephalopathy, a chronic vascular dementia with hydrocephalus, was characterized pathologically in five patients by severe thickening of small[]

  • Congenital Communicating Hydrocephalus

    Continued What Causes Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus?[] […] with congenital communicating hydrocephalus.[] When hydrocephalus doesn't occur until later in life, it is called acquired hydrocephalus. This topic focuses on hydrocephalus that is present at birth (congenital).[]

  • Secondary Parkinsonism

    Clinical value of nonmotor symptoms in normal pressure hydrocephalus, toxic, and drug-induced parkinsonism is also discussed. 2017 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.[] A secondary hydrocephalus responded well to shunting.[] pressure hydrocephalus (NPH) that was responsive to Ibrutinib.[]

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